Established in 1981, Michael Kors is an authentic contemporary fashion brand.
Michael Kors eyewear, offers a glamorous lifestyle for the consummate jet setter
that is as sophisticated as it is indulgent and as iconic as it is modern.
Michael Kors’ eyewear collections capture the glamor and effortless sophistication
for which the designer is celebrated, drawing upon signature details
found in the brand’s most iconic designs.
“We have achieved great success in the eyewear business and believe that our new partnership will further enhance our luxury image in the optical and sunglass marketplace,” said John D. Idol, CEO of Michael Kors. “Luxottica is the industry leader in eyewear through their commitment to design and quality which makes them the perfect partner for our luxury brand. Our eyewear business is an important component of the overall growth strategy as we continue our expansion around the world.”
“We are very excited and proud to be entering this new partnership with Michael Kors, one of the most powerful American luxury lifestyle brands in the world,” said Andrea Guerra, Chief Executive Officer of Luxottica Group. “Michael Kors has a major influence in fashion, with products that are exciting to luxury audiences globally. We believe that the Michael Kors’ brand proposition, its solid growth and strong performance across its segments, and its innovative fashion design fit perfectly within our portfolio. We are confident that this partnership will have great success.”